考点巩固

本期练习重点:介词短语、固定搭配

1.By a similar way, psychologists use human behavior as ____1_____
a clue to the workings of the mind

2.But we must keep in head the billions of dollars we might ____2______
spend in carrying out the project

3.Voluntary action by landowners, by cooperation with ______3____
the park and the country, is helping to restrict small-lot
subdivisions, maintain wildlife corridors, and minimize
any harmful impact in the environment. ___4______

4.Regardless concerns over the selection process, however, ____5_____
it seems that the prize will continue to survive both as an
indicator of the literature that we most highly praise, or ____6______
as an elusive goal the writers seek.

5.Teachers in schools tend to present science as a collection of
facts, often by more detail than necessary. As a result, ____7_____ .
children memorize processes such as mathematical formulas
or the periodic table, only to forget them shortly afterwards

6.The trouble is that if you do not follow the local rules, the
experience may fall flatly. For example, it is best if only one ____8_____
or two people go to buy the drinks.

7.Most training is concerned in technique, for musicians have _____9_____
to have the muscular proficiency of an athlete or a ballen dancer.

8. Any attempt to trace the development from the noises babies
make to their first spoken words may make rise to considerable ____10_____
difficulties

参考答案及解析:

1. By -> In
“以….方式(方法)”应该用介词in与way搭配。

2.head -> mind
本题考查固定搭配keep in mind的用法,意思为“记住”。

3. by -> in; in -> on
In cooperation with意为“合作”;

4. Regardless 后加of;or -> and
Regardless of是介词短语,意为“不管…”;
与第二行的both对应,both…and…。

5. by -> in
in detail意为“详尽,详细”。

6. flatly -> flat
Fall flat是固定搭配,意为“达不到预期效果”。

7. in -> with
与concern相关的固定搭配有两个,be concerned about“关心,挂念”,be concerned with“参与,涉及”。而没有be concerned in这种用法。根据句意,应该使用后者。

8. make -> give
give rise to意为“引起,造成”,是固定搭配。